Shares of YES Bank Ltd. traded 0.14 per cent down at Rs 14.08 at 10:23AM (IST) on Tuesday, even as BSE benchmark Sensex gained 152.0 points to 38569.23.
The stock had settled at Rs 14.1 in the previous session. The stock quoted a 52-week high price of Rs 87.95 and 52-week low of Rs 5.55, respectively. As per BSE data, total traded volume on the counter till 10:23AM (IST) stood at 2163538 shares with a turnover of Rs 3.04 crore.
At the prevailing price, the stock traded at -2.14 times its trailing 12-month EPS of Rs -6.58 per share and 0.82 times its price-to-book value, BSE data showed.
A higher P/E ratio shows investors are willing to pay a higher share price today because of growth expectations in the future.
Price-to-book value indicates the inherent value of a company and reflects the price investors are ready to pay even for no growth in the business. The stock’s Beta value, which measures its volatility in relation to the broader market, stood at 1.78.
Promoters held 0.0 per cent stake in the company as of 23-Jul-2020, while FIIs owned 13.72 per cent and DIIs 1.7 per cent.
On the technical charts, the relative strength index (RSI) of the stock stood at 38.76. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Traditionally, it is considered overbought condition when the RSI value is above 70 and oversold condition when it is below 30. Chartists say, RSI should not be seen in isolation, as it may not be sufficient to take a trading call, just the way fundamental analysts cannot give a ‘buy’ or’sell’ recommendation using a single valuation ratio.